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December 17, 2018 1:05 AM Chicago Bears clinch NFC North with win over Green Bay Packers

The Packers are 1-1 since offensive co-ordinator Joe Philbin replaced fired coach Mike McCarthy on an interim basis. “The expectation is competing for championships,” Rodgers said. “It’s a good football team. But like I told some of the guys, I look forward to the battles over the years. I like our chances in this division moving forward.” Mack had 2 1/2 sacks 146

December 16, 2018 4:33 AM Tkachuk’s goal in third period helps Flames clamp down on Wild

ST. PAUL, MINN.—Once the rough stuff was out of the way, the Calgary Flames settled in and clamped down on the Minnesota Wild. The surprise leaders of the Pacific Division, the Flames have proven this season to be feisty and flexible. Matthew Tkachuk scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period, backup goalie David Rittich made 34 saves 131

December 14, 2018 6:53 PM Fresh start for Warriors extends to roster as Richardson focuses on local talent

After a new ownership group moved and rebranded Vancouver’s National Lacrosse League franchise, new general manager Dan Richardson was given a mandate to remake the entire roster. Canucks Sports and Entertainment bought the NLL’s Stealth in the off-season, moved them from the Langley Events Centre to Rogers Arena in downtown Vancouver and renamed them the Warriors 152

December 14, 2018 2:00 PM Oilers fall to Jets after Morrissey scores in OT

WINNIPEG—Blake Wheeler had a plan to spark the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday and it involved a familiar play. The Jets captain looked for linemate Mark Scheifele. He found the centre at the front of the net and Scheifele fired in his 18th goal of the season to tie it 4-4 against the Edmonton Oilers at 9:58 of the third period. In overtime, the sequence went Wheeler 207

December 14, 2018 5:24 AM Kansas City Chiefs can’t clinch AFC West as Los Angeles Chargers erase 14-point deficit, win on two-point play

Rivers threw a 31-yard pass to Travis Benjamin, putting the Chargers at Kansas City’s 39 with two minutes to go. That’s all the time LA, once down two scores in the fourth quarter, needed to complete the comeback. The Chiefs jumped out to a 7-0 lead in the first after Patrick Mahomes (24 of 34, 243 yards, 2 touchdowns) turned Steven Nelson’s interception 192

December 13, 2018 4:57 PM Leafs can be measured against Bolts in more ways than one

Tired of getting close but not close enough, the Tampa Bay Lightning are in it to win it. The Lightning – who host the Maple Leafs tonight at Amalie Arena -- are also an example of a roster that has been very, very good, for a long time and has yet to win the Stanley Cup. And while tonight’s game will be easily viewed as a measuring stick by the Leafs 172

December 12, 2018 8:40 PM Thursday game preview: Toronto Maple Leafs at Tampa Bay Lightning

The two are good friends and both are former No. 1 overall picks: Stamkos in 2008, Tavares in 2009. Stamkos got a hat trick in his last game and has 18 goals, 35 assists in 35 career games against the Leafs. Stamkos has 10 points in his last five games. Tavares has 10 goals, 22 assists in 29 career games against Tampa and leads the Leafs with 19 goals 124

December 11, 2018 6:22 PM David Shoemaker named chief executive officer of Canadian Olympic Committee

“It is a dream job and a homecoming too, to be able to come back to Canada after spending so much time abroad in sport and be able to contribute to Team Canada.” Prior to joining the NBA, Shoemaker served as WTA president from 2009 to 2011. He was promoted to that position from Beijing where he’d spent almost two years heading up the WTA’s Asia-Pacific 184

December 11, 2018 3:22 AM Maple Leafs sign Calle Rosen, get defenceman Steven Oleksy in trade with Ducks

Forward Adam Cracknell was sent to Anaheim. Both players have played exclusively in the American Hockey League this season. The 32-year-old Oleksy collected two assists in 15 games with the San Diego Gulls this year. He signed with Anaheim as a free agent on July 1, 2017. Oleksy has 109 points in 388 career AHL games, including 20 with the Marlies during 122

December 10, 2018 1:43 AM Wolves beat 10-man Newcastle with late goal

“It feels sweet coming away from home and scoring with almost the last kick of the game,” Doherty told Sky Sports. He has now scored three goals in Wolves’ last five away matches. Midtable Wolves moved up to 10th with 22 points from 16 games, while Newcastle is three points above the relegation zone. On Saturday, Manchester City’s unbeaten start to its Premier 130